Arrival Ceremony & Celebration

Magic Island Event Poster
Join thousands of Hōkūleʻa’s ʻohana including families, students, educators, sustainability organizations, ocean conservationists, voyaging waʻa groups, community residents and visitors.

Download the Hōkūlea Homecoming fact sheet or poster!

Event Details

Date: Saturday, June 17, 2017

  • 7 a.m. Canoe Arrivals

  • 10:30 a.m. Arrival Ceremony & Program

  • 1-5:30 pm Hoʻolauleʻa

Place: Magic Island, Oʻahu


Mālama Honua Fair & Summit

In celebration of Hōkūleʻa’s Homecoming after voyaging around Island Earth, Polynesian Voyaging Society invites our local and global community members to gather for a three-day summit to discuss mālama honua stories of hope inspired by the Worldwide Voyage and develop sail plans for the future of Hawaiʻi and our planet.

Event Details

Date: June 18-20, 2017
Place: Hawaiʻi Convention Center
Registration: Coming Soon

Summit Details & Registraion


Themed Lei Kaʻapuni Honua, A Lei Around the World, Hōkūleʻa Homecoming fundraiser is a celebration of Hōkūleʻa’s return benefiting Polynesian Voyaging Society’s efforts to advance the Mālama Honua mission with activities that enrich our communities and build a sustainable future.

Make a contribution to PVS and receive $50 off the $125 registration for the Inspirational Speaker Series at the Mālama Honua Fair & Summit. Look for the discount code on your receipt after making your successful contribution – mahalo for your support!

2015-Membership-Decal-goldContribute as a Member

Our members have been the mainstay of support to PVS for four decades, allowing us to grow our legacy of wayfinding and voyaging beyond the boundaries of Polynesia. As member, you’re eligible for PVS Store discounts and a thank you gift.

2015-Membership-Decal-brownDonate as a Supporter

Join us as we navigate a course toward sustainability and inspire a global movement to care for our Earth. Your donation helps ensure Hōkūleʻa is safe, seaworthy and beautiful for the thousands of nautical miles that lay ahead.